August 29, 2014
Buesing has been appointed to the newly organized LifePoint Hospitals® Patient and Family Advisory Board (PFAB) to represent the Las Cruces community in the company’s efforts to meaningfully involve patients and families in the care and service they receive.
August 13, 2014
Issue 2 - August 13, 2014
August 6, 2014
Cancer program at Memorial Medical Center earns national accreditation with commendation from the Commission on Cancer
July 11, 2014
October 30, 2013
October 30, 2013 –The Joint Commission has recognized Memorial Medical Center as a 2013 Top Performer on Key Quality Measures® for achieving outstanding accountability measure performance. MMC was recognized for its achievement on the following measure sets: Heart Attack, Heart Failure and Pneumonia
October 18, 2013
October 18, 2013- Memorial Medical Center (MMC) named John Harris as its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO), effective November 1, 2013. Harris assumes the top leadership role at the hospital following the retirement of Paul Herzog on October 31.
October 1, 2013
October 1, 2013 – Memorial Medical Center has delivered more babies than any other hospital in Southern New Mexico and now its Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU), is able to care for more babies than before. Two years ago, the NICU kept on average 2 babies per day. Today, an average of ten babies are staying at the MMC NICU, due to expansion and a new Level II Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.
October 1, 2013
October 1, 2013— Memorial Medical Center is pleased to announce an additional service at their HealthPlex location. A 64-Slice CT (Computed Tomography) Scanner is now available at the HealthPlex providing advanced imaging service to the fastest growing area in Las Cruces.
July 23, 2013
July 23, 2013—The Doña Ana County Health and Human Services Department and Memorial Medical Center have launched an educational awareness program to help people live a healthier lifestyle with diabetes.
January 15, 2013
January 15, 2013—In April of 2012, MMC Cancer Center’s Ikard Radiation Oncology earned accreditation from the American College of Radiology (ACR) and The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO). This made them the only accredited facility in southern New Mexico and one of only two in the state. Patient care and treatment, patient safety, personnel qualifications, adequacy of facility equipment, quality control procedures, and quality assurance programs were all assessed and met the standards required for this recognition.